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The Marshall W. Nirenberg Papers

Title:
NIH Researchers Crack the Genetic Code pdf (358,505 Bytes) ocr (7,860 Bytes)
NIH Researchers Crack the Genetic Code
Description:
This article details the pioneering work of Nirenberg and Matthaei to decipher the RNA molecules that carry cellular blueprints, and reports "the enigma of genetic coding, considered a fundamental secret to life, may be on the verge of solution." A photograph of Nirenberg working out genetic coding units is included along with visual representations of RNA sequences.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (358,505 Bytes)
Date:
1962-01-05 (January 5, 1962)
Creator:
Medical World Publishing Company
Source:
Periodical: Medical World Publishing Company. "NIH Researchers Crack the Genetic Code." Medical World News 3, 1 (5 January 1962): 18-19. Article. 2 Images.
Publisher:
Medical World Publishing Company
Rights:
Courtesy of Marshall W. Nirenberg.
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Exhibit Category:
Public Reactions to the Genetic Code, 1961-1968
Box Number: 4
Folder Number: 17
Unique Identifier:
JJBCBS
Document Type:
Articles
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Series I: Personal and Biographical, 1945-2000
SubSeries: Articles and Clippings, 1961-1993
Folder: "NIH Researchers Crack Genetic Code," Medical World News, 1962 Jan 5
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2007-02-22
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